Band practice proves entertaining

Russell Anglin As a reporter, it is sometimes necessary to step out from behind my voice recorder and camera and actually participate in the situation I came to cover. Other times, it is vital that I do no such thing. When I came to watch some local bluegrass musicians rehearse on Saturday, the latter was […]

County unable to approve RV hook-ups

By Thomas Garcia: QCS staff writer With the recent freezing of state funding Quay County Commissioners could not approve installing electrical hook-ups for RV’s at the Quay County Fair Grounds. Carol Simpson and other members of the Eastern New Mexico Bluegrass Association approached the Commissioners on Monday to install the hook-ups to draw in tourist […]

Weekend festival touts bluegrass specials

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Chelle Delaney Music lovers have the opportunity to hear some fine bluegrass performers and bands this weekend in Tucumcari at the inaugural Bluegrass Festival, event organizers say. One example is the Alan Munde Gazette with band leader Munde, who reviewers say is one of the foremost 5-string banjo players. Munde played with the Country Gazette […]

Bluegrass festival offers open mic night

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QCS Staff The Eastern New Mexico Blue Grass and Old Tyme Music Association’s inaugural Bluegrass Festival starts Thursday. “The event is an opportunity to bring tourist dollars into Tucumcari,” said David Morris, event coordinator. Morris said 300 invitations have mailed and radio advertising is airing in Kansas, Oklahoma and Texas. “We have had flyers sent […]

03-28-09: Calendar

Today: 5:30 p.m., regular monthly gathering, potluck supper, Eastern New Mexico Bluegrass & Old Tyme Music Association, Quay County Exhibit Hall, fairgrounds.

8-23 Calendar

Today: 7 p.m., regular monthly gathering, Eastern New Mexico Bluegrass & Old Tyme Music Association, Quay County Exhibit Hall, fairgrounds.

2008 Quay County Fair schedule

There will be Bluegrass Music daily in the Exhibit Hall

03-22-2008: Calendar

Today: 10 a.m., Community Easter Egg Hunt, Dunn Park, 2300 S. Fourth St. All ages up to Fifth Graders are welcome to hunt. Today: 5:30 Eastern New Mexico Bluegrass & Old Tyme Music Association potluck supper. 7 p.m., regular monthly gathering and music begins, Quay County Exhibit Hall, fairgrounds. Free Admission.

01-26-2008: Calendar

Today: 7 p.m., regular monthly gathering, Eastern New Mexico Bluegrass & Old Tyme Music Association, Quay County Exhibit Hall, fairgrounds. Free Admission. Come and enjoy some good Bluegrass music. For more information call 461-0456 Sundays ongoing: 2:30 p.m., American Legion Auxiliary Bingo, Bingo Hall, 100 S. 8th Street, Logan, NM. Call 497-2977. Monday-Thursday: 8 a.m. […]

12-15-2007: Calendar

Today: 5:30 p.m., Eastern New Mexico Bluegrass & Old Tyme Music Association Christmas Pot Luck, Quay County Exhibit Hall, fairgrounds. Free. Call 461-0456 or 461-0161. Today: 7 p.m., Mariachi Christmas, Tucumcari High School Auditorium. Tickets: $10 each or two for $15, children under 12- $2 w/adult. Sundays: 2:30 p.m., American Legion Auxiliary Bingo, Bingo Hall, […]